Ruth Platner


  • Lead Programmer Analyst at University Computing Systems (UCS)
  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology/Microbiology, Syracuse University
  • Post-graduate studies in Computer Science and Statistics – University of Rhode Island

Ruth is part of the WordPress team working to migrate URI websites from to

Ruth has a long history at URI. She worked as a Research Associate in the Microbiology Department and then for many years at URI’s Graduate School of Oceanography as a programmer. She moved to UCS in late 2010.